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LPN / LVN - Home Health Hospice - $22-26 per hour

Company: AccentCare
Location: Houston
Posted on: September 23, 2022

Job Description:

AccentCare is seeking a LPN / LVN Home Health Hospice for a job in Houston, Texas.Job Description & Requirements

  • Specialty: Hospice
  • Discipline: LPN / LVN
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Duration: Ongoing
  • 40 hours per week
  • Shift: 8 hours
  • Employment Type: Permanent
    OverviewWhy You'll Love Being a Hospice Nurse LVN / LPN Continuous Care at AccentCareAre you passionate about providing exceptional at-home care? Do you enjoy creating relationships with patients and creating positive outcomes? Join the AccentCare team today as a Hospice Nurse LVN / LPN Continuous Care.--As a Hospice Nurse LVN/LPN Continuous Care working in home healthcare, you will provide follow-up care to patients after they have been discharged from a hospital or rehabilitation, skilled nursing, or long-term care facility. At AccentCare, our Hospice Nurse LVN/LPNs spend quality one-on-one time building a relationship with each of their patients and are committed to service and quality that shows our compassion in positive patient outcomes.--When you join AccentCare, you become part of a team that is not only dedicated to their patients, but to each other as well. Here, you will truly make a difference each and every day as you work alongside a supportive and caring team. With a competitive benefits package, work-life balance, professional development, and an outstanding work environment, you will have everything you need to achieve success in your career. Bring your passion for in-home patient care and you will build a career you are proud of as a Hospice Nurse LVN/LPN Continuous Care.--Join the AccentCare team and apply for this a Hospice Nurse LVN / LPN Continuous Care opportunity today!--Salary Range:$21 - $28 / hour Responsibilities Hospice Nurse LVN / LPN Continuous Care Responsibilities--
    • Guided by the interdisciplinary plan of care, gather information related to the patient / family physical, psychological, social and spiritual needs, and collaborate with the Hospice Registered Nurse, pt./family, physician, and IDG to coordinate care. Initiates and maintains communication with Hospice Registered Nurse, IDG, Team / Clinical Director, and other agencies to coordinate optimal care and use of resources for the patient/family. Documents according to protocol and maintains up-to-date patient records so that the care plan's problems, interventions, actions and goals reflect baseline, current, and ongoing status, and changes as they occur.
    • Participates in Continuous Care, Respite Care or On-Call assignment / rotation as directed. May conduct in Information / Sign-On & Consent visits as assigned. In keeping with the plan of care, provides education to patient and caregiver(s) as needed based on knowledge needs and learning assessment and patient / family condition. Informs the Hospice Registered Nurse, Team / Clinical Director or AOC and IDG of unusual or potentially problematic patient/family issues.
    • Attends the IDG Meetings and other patient conferences as deemed necessary by the Team / Clinical Director.
    • Participates in orientation and ongoing education programs and maintains current professional licensure. Demonstrates familiarity and use of agency and state(s) policies and protocols and federal regulations pertaining to provision of hospice and nursing services.
    • On Call Nurse: In addition to the LPN/LVN job description, and in collaboration with the Hospice Registered Nurse, Administrator on Call ("AOC"), the IDG and the cALL AccentCare Center staff
    • May perform routine visits as assigned.
    • Coordinates schedule and care activities with Hospice Registered Nurse, IDG, Team/ Clinical Director or AOC and other agencies as necessary.
    • May participate in IDG Meetings, facility patient conferences, and other patient / family meetings in coordination with IDG and /or Team Director.
    • Is free to spend time as he or she chooses until he or she becomes engaged in work.After-Hours Nurse: In addition to the LPN/LVN job description, and in collaboration with the Administrator on Call, the IDG and the cALL AccentCare Center staff
    • May perform routine visits as assigned.
    • Coordinates schedule and care activities with the Hospice Registered Nurse, IDG, Team/ Clinical Director or AOC and other agencies as necessary.
    • May participate in IDG Meetings, facility patient conferences, and other patient / family meetings in coordination with IDG and /or Team Director. QualificationsHospice Nurse LVN / LPN Continuous Care Qualifications
      • Graduate of accredited practical/vocational nursing program, Associate degree preferred
      • Currently Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse in state(s) of agency operation, current Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) certification, preferred - Direct patient care in GA required
      • Previous experience in hospice, home health, general medical surgical or patient population specific (i.e., geriatrics, pediatric, etc.) nursing
      • Must be a licensed driver with an automobile that is insured and in accordance with state and/or organization requirements and in good working orderAccentCare Job ID #10243-en-us. Pay package is based on 8 hour shifts and 40 hours per week (subject to confirmation). Posted job title: Hospice Licensed Vocational Nurse / LVN Continuous Care (Nights)About AccentCareYour mission, our vision.--Together we--can--Make A Difference!AccentCare--, Inc. is among the nation's largest and most respected post-acute healthcare providers. Over 50 years strong, we are relentless about innovation and uncompromising about patient-first care! Driven to provide the highest quality, evidence-based care, matched with a gracious, personalized experience. We never lose sight of our commitment to our patients, our communities and each other.
        About AccentCare:AccentCare is the 4th largest home health company in the nation with a history of care of over 50 years.--We have more than 30,000 qualified professionals in over 242 offices who are dedicated to improving the quality of living. With advanced technologies, proprietary programs, and extensive training, our caring team members uphold our mission for over 200,000 patients and clients each year.Benefits
        • Holiday Pay
        • 401k retirement plan
        • Pet insurance
        • Wellness and fitness programs
        • Mileage reimbursement
        • Referral bonus
        • Employee assistance programs
        • Medical benefits
        • Dental benefits
        • Vision benefits
        • License and certification reimbursement
        • Life insurance
        • Discount program

Keywords: AccentCare, Houston , LPN / LVN - Home Health Hospice - $22-26 per hour, Healthcare , Houston, Texas

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